StoryCorps Shorts

    Since 2010, POV and StoryCorps have brought over 30 animated shorts to PBS and online audiences. Founded by Dave Isay, StoryCorps records and preserves the voices of everyday people, one conversation at a time. For more information visit www.storycorps.org. The StoryCorps collection is funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting.

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    StoryCorps Shorts: Mi Abuela Panchita

    A San Antonio bishop learns that some lessons can only be passed down by our elders.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Mi Abuela Panchita

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    StoryCorps Shorts: Clean Streets

    New York City sanitation workers on becoming a part of the community they serve.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Clean Streets

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    StoryCorps Shorts: A More Perfect Union

    Theresa Burroughs remembers her pursuit of the right to vote in Alabama during Jim Crow.

    StoryCorps Shorts: A More Perfect Union

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    StoryCorps Shorts: John and Joe

    A former firefighter remembers his sons, who died while responding to the 9/11 attacks.

    StoryCorps Shorts: John and Joe

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    StoryCorps Shorts

    A collection of the StoryCorps animated shorts by the Rauch Brothers

    StoryCorps Shorts

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: Detective Simmons

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    StoryCorps Shorts: Detective Simmons

    Camaran Henson grew up thinking his grandfather possessed super powers.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Detective Simmons

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: A Certain Kind of Love

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    StoryCorps Shorts: A Certain Kind of Love

    Glenda has never forgotten what it felt like to be loved by Lauree.

    StoryCorps Shorts: A Certain Kind of Love

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: New Tracks

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    StoryCorps Shorts: New Tracks

    Sometimes it takes a great love to make you feel like you belong.

    StoryCorps Shorts: New Tracks

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: My Father, the Giant

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    StoryCorps Shorts: My Father, the Giant

    A lesson in compassion is passed between generations.

    StoryCorps Shorts: My Father, the Giant

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    StoryCorps Shorts: Lessons Learned

    Celebrating those who helped us along in life.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Lessons Learned

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: Silvia's Legacy

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    StoryCorps Shorts: Silvia's Legacy

    A California teenager gets sent to Louisiana for a summer with her great-grandmother.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Silvia's Legacy

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: The Temple of Knowledge

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    StoryCorps Shorts: The Temple of Knowledge

    A story for anyone who’s ever dreamt of spending a night in a library.

    StoryCorps Shorts: The Temple of Knowledge

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: Tom's War

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    StoryCorps Shorts: Tom's War

    Tom Geerdes remembers his long journey toward healing after returning home from the war.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Tom's War

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    StoryCorps Shorts: The Bookmobile

    Storm Reyes found hope the day a bookmobile arrived at her migrant camp.

    StoryCorps Shorts: The Bookmobile

    Video thumbnail: POV StoryCorps Shorts: The Saint of Dry Creek

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    StoryCorps Shorts: The Saint of Dry Creek

    Patrick Haggerty remembers his father's unexpected advice to his gay son in the 1950s.

    StoryCorps Shorts: The Saint of Dry Creek

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    StoryCorps Shorts: Traffic Stop

    Alex Landau recalls how he nearly lost his life at a traffic stop with the Denver police.

    StoryCorps Shorts: Traffic Stop